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ABOUT SKRILL



Skrill has been making digital payments simple, secure and quick since 2001. We’re an acknowledged world-leader in developing global payment solutions for people’s business and pleasure, whether they’re depositing funds on a gaming site, buying online or sending money to family and friends. We also meet the needs of businesses worldwide, helping them build a global customer base and drive growth. Skrill is a truly global company. Based at our London headquarters and our offices throughout Europe and the US, our staff of over 500 represents more than 30 nationalities.

OUR COMPANY



2001



Moneybookers – later rebranded as the Skrill Group – is founded.

2002



The launch of moneybookers.com marks our first step towards helping consumers send money online with just an email address and a password.

2002



We become Europe’s first FCA-regulated e-money issuer.

2007



Investcorp Technology Partners completes the buyout of Moneybookers.

2009



We link up with eBay.

2010



We start our rebranding as Skrill, evolving to extend and improve the Moneybookers global payment network even further.

2010



Skrill rebrands and is ranked as the UK’s fastest-growing private-equity-backed company in the Sunday Times Deloitte League Buyout Track 100 table.

2011



Skrill adds Pay by Invoice and Pay by Instalments to its product range after Payolution becomes part of the Skrill Group.

2012



Skrill 1-Tap, a market-leading single-click payment platform allowing optimal conversion and mobile-friendly transactions, is launched.

2013



Skrill acquires Paysafecard, Europe’s leading online prepaid payment provider, to become the preferred choice for online payments.

2014



Skrill acquires Ukash to extend the scale and reach of Paysafecard, further enhancing its position within Europe’s prepaid online marketplace.

Today



Trusted by millions for every kind of online global payment, Skrill now makes payments simple, secure and quick in nearly 200 countries and 40 currencies.

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